The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 22 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 78 76 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.84% 8.63% 12.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.25% 10.44% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 64 76 67
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
761 728 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.28% 82.63% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 683 667 445
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +2 69 £38,500 +2.66% 12
Kettering -3 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Towcester -2 2 £42,500 +112.50%
Daventry - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 109 (73.15%) SQL
2 89 (59.73%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (51.68%) Web Services
4 75 (50.34%) C#
4 75 (50.34%) Scrum
5 67 (44.97%) TDD
6 60 (40.27%) Java
7 58 (38.93%) Git (software)
7 58 (38.93%) BDD
8 57 (38.26%) MVC
9 50 (33.56%) OOP
9 50 (33.56%) SDLC
10 49 (32.89%) OO
11 47 (31.54%) User Stories
12 46 (30.87%) Mentoring
13 45 (30.20%) JSON
14 42 (28.19%) Degree
14 42 (28.19%) UNIX
15 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
15 41 (27.52%) Computer Science
16 37 (24.83%) Spring
17 36 (24.16%) .NET
17 36 (24.16%) J2EE
17 36 (24.16%) Procedural Programming
18 35 (23.49%) HTML
19 34 (22.82%) Retail
19 34 (22.82%) Apache Hive
20 33 (22.15%) Spring MVC
20 33 (22.15%) ASP.NET
21 32 (21.48%) C++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.01%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.01%) JBoss
2 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.67%) IIS
3 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.82%) Apache Hive
2 28 (18.79%) MongoDB
3 25 (16.78%) MySQL
4 20 (13.42%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.01%) SQLite
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (38.93%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (12.08%) Mercurial
4 17 (11.41%) JUnit
4 17 (11.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.68%) Selenium
6 1 (0.67%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 34 (22.82%) Retail
2 15 (10.07%) Electronics
2 15 (10.07%) Finance
3 4 (2.68%) Legal
4 3 (2.01%) Games
5 2 (1.34%) Military
5 2 (1.34%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (63.76%) Software Engineer
2 49 (32.89%) Developer
3 28 (18.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (14.77%) .NET Developer
5 18 (12.08%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (8.72%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.05%) Junior
7 12 (8.05%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.71%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (6.04%) Tester
9 9 (6.04%) Software Tester
9 9 (6.04%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (5.37%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (5.37%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Graduate
11 7 (4.70%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.03%) Graduate Developer
13 5 (3.36%) Junior .NET Developer
13 5 (3.36%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (51.68%) Web Services
2 45 (30.20%) JSON
3 37 (24.83%) Spring
4 36 (24.16%) .NET
4 36 (24.16%) J2EE
5 35 (23.49%) HTML
6 33 (22.15%) ASP.NET
6 33 (22.15%) Spring MVC
7 28 (18.79%) CSS
8 26 (17.45%) XML
9 25 (16.78%) .NET Framework
9 25 (16.78%) Entity Framework
10 24 (16.11%) REST
11 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (8.72%) Java EE
13 10 (6.71%) JPA
14 8 (5.37%) jQuery
15 5 (3.36%) WPF
16 4 (2.68%) HTML5
16 4 (2.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.52%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.08%) Mathematics
3 15 (10.07%) Physics
4 12 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (6.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.36%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.01%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.34%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.19%) UNIX
2 28 (18.79%) Linux
3 16 (10.74%) Windows
4 2 (1.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (59.73%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (50.34%) Scrum
3 67 (44.97%) TDD
4 58 (38.93%) BDD
5 57 (38.26%) MVC
6 50 (33.56%) OOP
6 50 (33.56%) SDLC
7 49 (32.89%) OO
8 47 (31.54%) User Stories
9 46 (30.87%) Mentoring
10 36 (24.16%) Procedural Programming
11 30 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (18.79%) OOD
13 23 (15.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (8.72%) Image Processing
15 11 (7.38%) Pattern Recognition
16 9 (6.04%) E-Commerce
17 8 (5.37%) Pair Programming
18 5 (3.36%) Document Management
19 4 (2.68%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 109 (73.15%) SQL
2 75 (50.34%) C#
3 60 (40.27%) Java
4 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 32 (21.48%) C++
6 19 (12.75%) VB.NET
7 18 (12.08%) Python
8 16 (10.74%) COBOL
9 12 (8.05%) C
10 3 (2.01%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.34%) R
11 2 (1.34%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.67%) XAML
12 1 (0.67%) PHP4
12 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (28.19%) Degree
2 15 (10.07%) PhD
3 4 (2.68%) ISEB
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.40%) Oracle
3 10 (6.71%) Sybase
4 3 (2.01%) hybris
5 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Zend
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Limited
Salary: £neg +bonus+bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton
Specialist Solutions UK
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + £neg +bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + £ neg bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum + £neg+ bonus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Specialist Solutions UK
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago